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Leo James Dufour, Sr.

January 22, 1939 ~ February 25, 2022 (age 83)


Leo James Dufour, Sr., age 83 of Newington, widower of Diane Dufour, entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 25, 2022 at The Hospital of Central CT in New Britain, surrounded by the love and comfort of his family.

Leo was born January 22, 1939, in Madawaska, Maine, the beloved son of the late Joseph Dufour & Simone Dufour.

Leo was a loving and dedicated husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.  He was a skilled carpenter and worked for many years alongside his son. Leo enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren; especially attending their sports games, award ceremonies, and other milestone moments. He loved playing board games with his great-grandchildren.  Leo’s hobbies included crafting, wood working, and coin collecting.  He will be missed deeply by all who had the honor of knowing him.

Leo is survived by his: son, Leo “Jim” James Dufour, Jr. & daughter-in-law Lisa; daughter, Jeanette Bolduc & son-in-law Guy; four grandchildren, Kyle Martin, Lily Edwards, Nicole Bolduc, and Aaron Bolduc; four great-grandchildren Cayden Kemp, Kyler Kemp, Calliope Martin, and Julian Martin; and a host of extended family and friends who will cherish his memory.

A Memorial Service Honoring Leo’s Life will be held Thursday, March 3, 2022, from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at; Luddy-Peterson Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St. New Britain, CT. 06051. Interment will be held privately and at the convenience of the family.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Leo’s name to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute:

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Memorial Service
March 3, 2022

5:00 PM
Luddy & Peterson's Funeral Home & Crematory
205 S Main St
New Britain, CT 06051

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